Indian Journal of Dermatology
E-IJD CASE REPORT
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 60  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 521-

Violaceous maculopapular rash in a newborn: congenital rubella syndrome


Nikita Gandhi1, Vibhu Mendiratta1, Shailja Shukla2, Ritu Rawat1, Shiwangi Rana1, Ram Chander1 
1 Department of Dermatology, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Associated Hospitals, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Pathology, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Associated Hospitals, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Shiwangi Rana
Room no. 106 HSB Hostel, Lady Hardinge Medical College, Near Shivaji Stadium, New Delhi - 110 001
India

Congenital rubella syndrome involves a configuration of systemic and cutaneous manifestations in a neonate due to in utero infection caused by the rubella virus. The case of a preterm neonate with blueberry muffin lesions and classical as well as rare systemic features of congenital rubella syndrome is reported.


How to cite this article:
Gandhi N, Mendiratta V, Shukla S, Rawat R, Rana S, Chander R. Violaceous maculopapular rash in a newborn: congenital rubella syndrome.Indian J Dermatol 2015;60:521-521


How to cite this URL:
Gandhi N, Mendiratta V, Shukla S, Rawat R, Rana S, Chander R. Violaceous maculopapular rash in a newborn: congenital rubella syndrome. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 2015 [cited 2021 Oct 23 ];60:521-521
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